Saturday, December 16, 2017

Judge rules Florida card room’s player-banked games illegal

In a decision that could have a ripple effect throughout the state of Florida, Judge Suzanne Van Wyk ruled on Monday that the player banked games offered by Jacksonville Kennel Club,...

Two shareholders of Lebanon casino file complaint against CEO

Hamid Kreidi is the CEO of the Casino du Liban, a venue located in Lebanon, who recently was accused of mismanaging the property. Two shareholders of the casino have filed a...

Miami Beach joins anti-casino fight

The long-running attempt by Malaysian firm Genting Group to open a casino in downtown Miami has taken another turn after the neighboring resort city of Miami Beach filed a legal brief...

Dirty dealing in Arizona; State releases documents to rival tribe

The Tohono O’odham Nation’s hopes of turning their Class II Desert Diamond Casino Resort in the West Valley in Glendale, Arizona into a full-scale gaming operation may have hit a major...

Lao Holdings asks the courts to intervene in the sale of its Savan Vegas...

Lao Holdings and its subsidiary Sanum Investments Ltd were responsible for running the Savan Vegas Hotel and Entertainment Complex in Savannakhet, Laos. The company lost control of its casino hotel back...

Construction on new Fire Mountain Casino delayed

In California, the Estom Yumeka Maidu Tribe Of Enterprise Rancheria has suspended construction on its new 140,000 sq ft Fire Mountain Casino as it awaits two federal decisions that will determine...

Macau tourism office closes Beijing Imperial Palace Hotel

The former New Century Hotel, and home to the shuttered Greek Mythology Casino in Taipa has been ordered shut down for six months by the Macao Government Tourism Office. Operating as Beijing Imperial...

Maryland Live sues MGM over stolen VIP client data

MGM Resorts International is being sued by Maryland Live Casino over lists of high-rollers, which were allegedly provided to MGM by several former employees of the Maryland casino, according to The...

California tribe receives federal gaming compact approval

In central California, the North Fork Rancheria Of Mono Indians could soon begin construction of a new casino in Madera County after having the latest edition of its gaming compact approved...

Greek Mythology Casino faces another hurdle to reopen

The Beijing Imperial Palace Hotel (formerly known as New Century Hotel, and home to the shuttered Greek Mythology Casino) has had its appeal to the Macau Court of Final Appeal (TUI) rejected, meaning...

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Pagcor temporarily halts online gaming licenses; trading suspension requested by PhilWeb

Following newly elected President Rodrigo Duterte’s vow last week to stop the proliferation of online gambling in the Philippines, the country’s gaming regulator, Philippine...

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